Andreas Erazo, 18, is facing a first-degree murder charge and two other weapons charges in connection with the death of Abbiegail “Abbie” Smith, who was found dead last Thursday morning, according to the press release. Multiple outlets report Abbie was stabbed to death.
At his initial court appearance on Friday, Abbie’s mother confronted Erazo, reports CBS News.
“You killed my daughter!” she yelled at Erazo, according to CBS. “I hope you rot in jail. My one and only daughter. You look away from me. You need to rot in jail!”
According to the press release, police responded at about 9:24 p.m. Wednesday to a report from Abbie’s residence that she was missing. Police immediately launched a missing person investigation.
At about 10:20 a.m. Thursday, detectives discovered Abbie’s deceased body wrapped up in a blanket behind the apartment complex, the press release states.
The details of what occurred between Abbie’s disappearance and the discovery of her body are unclear, and the investigation is ongoing.Read more at PeopleTVwatch